Our psychologists are all trained in a range of Psychological Interventions such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness Based Interventions, Cognitive Analytic Therapy and Psychodynamic Therapy. Our psychologists are therefore specifically chosen for their warm approach and their focus on client wellbeing.

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Dr. Deirdre Ryan

Clinical Psychologist / Co-Founder

Deirdre is an author, Clinical Psychologist and Co-Founder of Aruna Psychology. Deirdre works creatively from a humanistic perspective encouraging individuals to move towards personal growth and self fulfilment.

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Louise Tenaglia

Psychologist

Louise Tenaglia is a registered Psychologist at Aruna Psychology with a Masters in Clinical Psychology. She has worked with children, adolescents and adults in various private and public settings including schools and clinics.

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Carol O’Dwyer

Clinical Psychologist

Carol is a Registered Psychologist with a Masters in Clinical Psychology from Deakin University. Carols overarching interest is in promoting the strengths of all individuals.

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Angie Soumilas

Psychologist

Angie is a registered Psychologist at Aruna Psychology. Angie has a wide range of work experience including research, and counselling in both private and public settings.

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Neha Suryanarayan

Clinical Psychologist

Neha is a registered psychologist with a Masters in Clinical Psychology. Neha works within a range of evidence-based therapeutic frameworks.

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Dr. Elise Sloan

Clinical Psychologist

Elise is a warm and compassionate therapist who currently works in both research and clinical practice.

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Kate Glen

Psychologist

Kate is a registered psychologist who is currently undertaking the Clinical Registrar Program with the Psychology Board of Australia. Kate seeks to provide a non-judgemental, safe, and supportive environment where clients have the opportunity to feel heard and understood.

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Kate McLellan

Psychologist

Kate is a registered psychologist with a masters degree in counselling psychology. Kate's focus is on creating a space for clients to feel safe and supported so that they are free to explore the aspects of their lives which may be challenging or holding them back.

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To our valued clients The health and wellbeing of our clients & Psychologists at Aruna Psychology is our priority, and amidst growing concerns about Coronavirus, we want to inform you that we have stepped up our already fastidious cleaning routines to keep our practice safe and welcoming for you all. There are steps that we … Continued

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